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Chicago IMDG Ocean Shipping Initial, Sept 20-21, 2021

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For shipments using Ocean (vessel) Transportation. Fulfills US DOT and International Law Training Requirements.

IMDG Training is required for any hazmat employee who needs to understand how to use the IMDG Code. This includes: Shipping personnel who prepare and sign the shipping papers for ocean transport, Personnel responsible for classifying hazardous product, Anyone else who meets the definition of a "hazmat employee" and who needs to understand how to read and interpret the IMDG Code.

The 2-Day Initial course is designed for freight forwarders, third party logistics entities, carriers and freight brokers. 

IMDG 2-Day Initial Course Topics:

  • Format of the Regulations
  • General Provisions
  • Classification of Dangerous Goods
  • Using the Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Selecting a Packing Instruction
  • General Packing Provisions
  • UN Packaging Specification Marks
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Documentation
  • Overpacks
  • Handling and Safety
  • Limited Quantities
  • Limited Discussion of RAM & Explosives

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Included with Class:

  • Excerpts from the IMDG Code
  • Classroom Workbook
  • Daily Lunch

Other Details:

Training Valid For:
3 years
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